Green Waste Recycling


Self-Haul Locations:

Western Placer Waste Management Authority (fees apply)
3195 Athens Avenue, Lincoln, CA
916-543-3960 |
Monday–Friday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Weekends 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Auburn Transfer Station (fees apply)
12305 Shale Ridge Road, Auburn, CA
Open daily 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Foresthill Transfer Station (Franchise Area 4—Foresthill Fee Area residents)
6699 Patton Road, Foresthill, CA
Friday–Monday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 1–June 30 & September 1–October 31
Closed for lunch 11:30–12

Meadow Vista Transfer Station (fees apply)
2950 Combie Road, Meadow Vista, CA
Friday–Monday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed for lunch 12–1 Friday–Monday

Waste Hauler for Western Placer County:

Recology Auburn Placer
12305 Shale Ridge Road, Auburn, CA
Services for Rocklin, Auburn, Colfax, Loomis, and unincorporated Placer County

Yard Waste Bins/Debris Boxes
Curbside pickup in some areas—contact Recology for cost/availability


Self-Haul Location:

Eastern Regional Material Recovery Facility (fees apply)
900 Cabin Creek Road (between Truckee and Squaw Valley), Truckee, CA
Phone: 530-583-7800 |
Monday–Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Visit website for summer hours

Free Green Waste Drop-Off (Punchcard)

  • 6 CY/season (May 1–Oct 31)
  • ID & proof of Placer County residency required
  • Fees apply to more than 6 CY

Waste Hauler for Eastern Placer County:

Tahoe Truckee Sierra Disposal
645 Westlake Blvd, Suite 5, Tahoe City, CA
Phone: (530) 583-7800
Services for areas east of Colfax

Green Waste Dumpster Rental

  • 6 CY low-cost bin (May 1–Oct 31)